Bernard James Butler, age 71, passed away unexpectedly on July 26, 2020, at Memorial Hermann Hospital. He was born May 29, 1949, in Rockville Centre, NY, the son of Bernard T. and Kathleen H. (Macgilvray) Butler.
Bernard is survived by his wife, Deborah, sons, Christopher Bernard Butler (Jennifer), Nicholas John Butler (Donna), Daniel Patrick Butler (Lauren), step-sons Nonnie Baty Jr (Laura), Jerry Jean Baty, and step-daughter, Crystal Lynn Zapalac (Richard), brothers, Mike Butler (Janet), Terrance Butler (Kristi), and numerous grandchildren. He is also survived by several nieces, nephews, cousins and many friends. He was preceded in death by his father, Bernard Thomas Butler, his mother, Kathleen Helen Butler, brothers, Steven Butler and Mark Butler.